William Cecil, 5th Earl Exeter

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William Cecil, 5th Earl Exeter, by John Smith, published by  Edward Cooper, after  William Wissing, 1686 - NPG D11559 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

William Cecil, 5th Earl Exeter

by John Smith, published by Edward Cooper, after William Wissing
mezzotint, 1686
13 3/8 in. x 9 7/8 in. (340 mm x 250 mm) plate size; 14 1/8 in. x 10 1/2 in. (358 mm x 267 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1944
Reference Collection
NPG D11559


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  • Edward Cooper (died 1725), Printseller. Artist associated with 168 portraits, Sitter in 3 portraits.
  • John Smith (1652-1743), Engraver. Artist associated with 1179 portraits, Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Wissing (1656-1687), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 147 portraits, Sitter in 3 portraits.

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  • NPG D1268: William Cecil, 5th Earl Exeter (from same plate)
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  • NPG D1270: William Cecil, 5th Earl Exeter (from same plate)
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  • NPG D30939: William Cecil, 5th Earl Exeter ()
  • NPG D30940: William Cecil, 5th Earl Exeter ()

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